There are 6 ways to get from Walthamstow to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 123 bus, line 66 bus  •  55 min

  1. 123
  2. 66

$6

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. W19

$6 - $8

Bus, line 86 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. W19
  2. 296 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 10.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Walthamstow, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Walthamstow to Romford via Wanstead Park and Forest Gate in around 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Walthamstow to Romford via Gants Hill Stn Woodford Ave and Gants Hill in around 55 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Walthamstow Queens Road to Wanstead Park
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to Romford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow, Bromley Road (E17) to Gants Hill Stn Woodford Ave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Gants Hill to Romford Market
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Central Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Hill to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Walthamstow to Romford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Walthamstow and Romford is 14 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £40 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from Walthamstow to Romford. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Queens Road and arriving at Romford via Forest Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Walthamstow to Romford. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow, Bromley Road (E17) and arriving at Romford Market via Gants Hill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

It takes approximately 27 min to get from Walthamstow to Romford, including transfers.